Hyderabad, Oct 14 : Popular Telugu film actors Pawan Kalyan and Ram Charan Teja have come forward to make donations to the Chief Minister's Relief Fund for the victims of cyclone Hudhud which battered Andhra Pradesh coast Sunday.
Visakhapatnam, Oct 14 : Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu Tuesday asked police to arrest officials of telecom service providers and bring them to him if they fail to attend their duties to restore services in this port city.
Visakhapatnam, Oct 14 : People in this cyclone-ravaged port city in Andhra Pradesh continue to live without electricity and communication facilities for the third day Tuesday. The lack of drinking water, shortage of milk and other essential commodities have added to their woes.
By Moahammed Shafeeq, Visakhapatnam, Oct 13 : Cyclonic storm Hudhud claimed 21 lives, affected six lakh people and damaged over 6,000 houses in north coastal Andhra as the extent of destruction caused by it Sunday unfolded a day later. Relief operations began Monday on war footing.
Visakhapatnam, Oct 13 : Relief operations began in Andhra Pradesh's Visakhapatnam city and other coastal areas Monday, a day after the severe cyclonic storm Hudhud made landfall near this port city, leaving a trail of destruction all around.
Hyderabad, Oct. 12 : Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday requested the Central government to declare Cyclone Hudhud as a 'national calamity' and said that the Central government was working closely with the state authorities to contain the damage even as, earlier in the day, the storm made its landfall at Vishakhapatnam.
Mumbai, Oct. 12 : Minister of State for Science and Technology Jitendra Singh on Sunday said that the authorities like the National Disaster Relief Force (NDRF) and the army were well equipped to handle the threat of the Cyclone Hudhud, which on Sunday hit the coast of Andhra Pradesh.
Vizag (Andhra Pradesh), Oct 12 : Heavy rains and strong winds have lashed Vizag as cyclonic storm Hudhud is growing in sheer force, uprooting trees and threatening to devastate farmlands as it is about to make landfall in southeast coast of Andhra Pradesh this afternoon.